Anthony J. Daprile

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Anthony Joseph Daprile

87, Indianapolis, was called gracefully and peacefully from this life on Sunday, July 6, 2014. A lifelong Indianapolis resident, Anthony was born in Indianapolis on March 16, 1927 to Joseph and Catherine Miceli Daprile. He was a graduate of Emmerich Manual High School and married Wanda M. James in Holy Rosary Catholic Church. They were married for 62 years. Anthony worked for the City of Indianapolis for 43 years beginning as a draftsman and eventually becoming supervisor of the City Sanitation Department before retiring as a Sanitation Inspector in 1992. He was a skilled and talented builder and he built the family home on Lake Lemon. He and Wanda were members of St. Roch Catholic Church for 54 years. Anthony is survived by his wife, Wanda Daprile; children, Joseph A. Daprile (Rena), Michael J. Daprile (Renee), David P. Daprile (Angela), Lisa M. Daprile (Bryan), Christina R. Daprile; grandchildren, Stephanie (deceased), Joe, Kara, Anthony, Mike, Ashley, Chad, Kim, Kelly, David, Savanah, Nick; 13 great grandchildren. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday, July 10, 2014 at 10 a.m. in St. Roch Catholic Church. Visitation will be Wednesday from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Daniel F. O'Riley Funeral Home where morning prayers will be said on Thursday at 9:30 a.m. prior to Mass. Entombment will be in Calvary Cemetery. Online condolences may be shared with the family at

Funeral Home
Daniel F O'Riley Funeral Home
6107 S East Street Indianapolis, IN 46227
(317) 787-8224
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Published in the The Indianapolis Star on July 8, 2014
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